Ailsa Chapman

Biography

My website is at www.artbyailsachapman.co.uk Qualifications: Wimbledon School of Art - Diploma in Graphic Design (Illustration) - 1981. Open University - BA Hons Degree in Humanities with Art History & Religious Studies - 2008. London Art College - Diploma with Merit in Botanical Coloured Pencils - 2019. 20 years as a professional graphic designer in printing and magazine publishing sectors. SInce 2008 have spent much of my time creating drawings and paintings, mainly of floral and botanical subjects which I love to study, draw and paint. I also occasionally do still life arrangements and landscapes. I use a variety of media including traditional and digital media. I also make my own greetings cards which I sell, along with my art works, at local art exhibitions. As from February 2022 I am a member of the UK Coloured Pencil Society. I was a member of Croydon Art Society and also of the Society for All Artists for more than 10 years, and of the Croydon Art Society for more than 2 years..